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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.