"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.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.