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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.