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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.