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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )