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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.