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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.