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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel