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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.