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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.