"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.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.