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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.