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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.