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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )