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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.