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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather