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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.