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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.