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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.