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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.