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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.