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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )