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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.