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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.