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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.