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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.