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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.