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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.