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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.