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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.