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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.