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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.