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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.