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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.