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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up