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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.