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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.