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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.