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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.