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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.