"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.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.