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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.