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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.