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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.