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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.