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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake