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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.