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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.