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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.