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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.