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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather