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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.