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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.