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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.