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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly