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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide