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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.