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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.