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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.