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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.