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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.