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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.