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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.