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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )