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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.