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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.