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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.