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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.