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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.