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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.