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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly