"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.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )