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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.