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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.