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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.