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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.