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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.