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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.