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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.