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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.