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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.