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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.