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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )