"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.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.