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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.