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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.