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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.