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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.