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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.