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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.