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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.