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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.