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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )