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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.