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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )