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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )