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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )