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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.