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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )