"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.