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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.