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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.