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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.