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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.