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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.