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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.