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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.