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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.