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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.