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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.