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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.