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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.