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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • 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.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.