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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.