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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story