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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )