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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.