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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.