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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )