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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • 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.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist