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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )