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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.