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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.