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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.