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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means