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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.