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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )