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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly