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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )