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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )