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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.