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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )