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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.