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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.