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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.