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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.