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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )