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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.