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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.