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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.