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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.