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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.