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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.