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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )