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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.