"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.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.