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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.