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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.