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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.