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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.