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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.