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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.