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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )