"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.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.