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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.