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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )