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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses