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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses