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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.