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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )