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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story