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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.