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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.