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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.