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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )