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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.