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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.