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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.