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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.