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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.