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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.