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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.