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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly