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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.