"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.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.