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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.