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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )