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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )