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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )