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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.