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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.