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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.