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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • 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.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.