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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )