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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.