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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.