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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )