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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.