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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.