"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.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.