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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.