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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.