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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.