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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.