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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.