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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.