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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • 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.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.