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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • 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?
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home