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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.