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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.