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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.