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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.