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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.