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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.