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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather