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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.