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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.