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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.