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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.