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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.