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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )