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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.