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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )