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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.