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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.