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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses