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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.