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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.