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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.