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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather