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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )