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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.