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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.