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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.