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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.