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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.