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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.