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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.