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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.