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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.