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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.