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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.