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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.