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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.