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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.