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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.