"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.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.