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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.