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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.