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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.