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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up