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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )