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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.