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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.