"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.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.