"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.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.