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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.