"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.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story