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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.