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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.