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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.