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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.