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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.