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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.