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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.