"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.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )