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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.