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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.