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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.