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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )