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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.