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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.