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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.