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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.