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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.