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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.