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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • 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.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.