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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.