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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.