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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.