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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.