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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • 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.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.