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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.