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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.