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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.