"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.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.