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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.