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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.