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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.