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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.