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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )