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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )