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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )