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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.