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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.