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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.