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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )