"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.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.