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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.