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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.