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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • 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.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.