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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.