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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story