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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.