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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.