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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.