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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.