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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.