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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.