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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.