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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.