"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.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.