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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.