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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.