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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )