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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )