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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.