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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.