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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.