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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather