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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.