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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.