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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.