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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.