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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.