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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.