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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.