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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.