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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.