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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.