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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.