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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.