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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.