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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.