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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )