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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.