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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.