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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.