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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.