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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.