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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.