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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses