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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide