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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.