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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.