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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.