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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.