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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.