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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.