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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.