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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )