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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )