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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.