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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.