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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.