"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.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )