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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.