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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.