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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly