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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.