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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.