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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.