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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.