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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist