"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.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.