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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.