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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.