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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist