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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.