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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.