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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )