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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.