"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.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.