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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.