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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )