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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.