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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.