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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.