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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.