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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.