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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide