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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.