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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.