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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.