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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • 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.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.