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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.