"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.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.