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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.