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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )