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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.