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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.