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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.