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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.