"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.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.