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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.