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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.