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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.