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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.