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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.