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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.