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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story