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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.