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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.