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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.