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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.