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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.