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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.