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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.