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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up