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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.