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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.