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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.