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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush