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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )