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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )