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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.