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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.