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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )