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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.