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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.