"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.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • 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.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.