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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.