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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses