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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.