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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.