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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.