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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • 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.