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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.