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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.