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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.