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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.