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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.