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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )