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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.