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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.