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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.