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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.