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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.