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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.