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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.