"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.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.