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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.