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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.