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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.