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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.