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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.