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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.