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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.