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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.