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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home