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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.