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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.