"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.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.