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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.