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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.