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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )