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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.