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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.