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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.