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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )