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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.