"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.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )