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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )