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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.