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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.