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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )