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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.