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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.