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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.