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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.