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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.