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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.