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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.