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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.