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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg