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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.