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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.