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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.