"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.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.