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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.