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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.