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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.