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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.