"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.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.