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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )