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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.