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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.