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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.