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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.