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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.