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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.