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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.