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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.