"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.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.