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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.