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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.