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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.