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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.