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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.