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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.