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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.