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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.