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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.