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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )