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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.