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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )