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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )