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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.