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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.