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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.