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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.