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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.