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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )