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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.