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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.