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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.