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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.