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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.