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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.