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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.