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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.