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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • 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.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide